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  1. 2015 Draft Profile: Stanley JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Queen City Hoops

    ... eye coordination proved to aid in getting both blocks and steals at an efficient rate. We could see a Michael Kidd-Gilchrist-type ability to guard shooting guard, small forward, and power forward in the future. Finishing at the Rim - Often times, ...

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  2. From New Jersey to ... Michigan? How 5-star guard Tyus Battle continues to pave his own...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MLive.com

    Basketball players are among the natural resources of northern New Jersey, right up there with tomatoes, pharmaceuticals, cul-de-sacs and deer. The last decade or so has produced names -- big names: Kyrie Irving, Andrew Bynum, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Luol Deng, Kyle Anderson, J.R. Smith, Al Harrington, Dahntay Jones and endless others.

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  3. Northwestern AD's complaints about 'one-and-done' culture are same old songRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Sporting News

    Of all the schools that have shamelessly exploited the whole "one-and-done" phenomenon, it seems inexplicable that Carnegie Mellon has somehow escaped criticism for its activities in this arena. If we're going to criticize Kentucky for rolling John Wall and Anthony Davis through, and Kentucky for rolling Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Devin Booker through, and Kentucky for rolling DeMarcus Cousins and Brandon Knight through, how do we let CMU off the hook for Josh Groban's hit-and-run approach to college education? Groban didn't even finish his first year on campus before he was lured out of school with the promise to record his first album from music giant David Foster.

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  4. Why didn't Kidd-Gilchrist make an NBA All-Defensive team?Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | At the Hive

    Kidd-Gilchrist earned just two All-Defensive first team votes and finished well short of making either squad. Why is that? Michael Kidd-Gilchrist did not make an NBA All-Defensive team this season.

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  5. Could Johnson be in Sixers' mix?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... third in the rookie-of-the year voting. "I think it is a big day for all of us." Somerdale native Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (Charlotte Hornets) and Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) are other notable players who will represent their teams at ...

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  6. John Calipari and Kentucky Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | BleacherReport

    ... tournaments and has produced six All-Americans (John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Karl-Anthony Towns and Willie Cauley-Stein) under his watch. Calipari's tenure at Kentucky has been a controversial one, as his reign ...

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  7. Antsy 2015 Draft PicksRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | At the Hive

    ... athleticism, averaging 1.5 steals per game this season. On the Hornets, he would be slotted behind Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. With Johnson coming off the bench, the Hornets could have two excellent perimeter defenders at the SF position. Kelly Oubre ...

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  8. The Top 2015 NBA Draft Targets for Every Playoff TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | BleacherReport

    ... a terrific candidate if he's still on the board. His rangy defense and raw offense reminds people of Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Although he won't be a star, his explosiveness and elite stoppage make him an impactful two-way prospect to groom for the ...

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  9. Kentucky Wildcats Morning Quickies: Patrick Patterson EditionRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | A Sea of Blue

    ... guy who can turn next season's Kentucky team from a contender to a genuine threat. He's like a 6'9" Michael Kidd-Gilchrist , and he beats everybody down the floor on every possession, blocks shots, gets rebounds way out of his area. He is the kind ...

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  10. Justise Winslow Declares for 2015 NBA Draft: Latest Details and ReactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... compares him to Charlotte Hornets forward and 2012's No. 2 overall selection out of Kentucky, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist: Justise Winslow is to this Duke team what Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was to the 2012 Kentucky team. A Glue Guy on steroids. Does ...

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  11. Ranking Charlotte Hornets' Biggest Needs for 2015 NBA OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... to .500 since being 1-0. The list of what went right for the Hornets in 2014-15 is painfully short. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist took some big steps forward. Not one single Hornet aside from MKG gave fans any reason to be excited this season. Cody Zeller ...

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  12. NBA Mock Draft 2015: Latest Predictions for 1st-Round ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... in that some more casual basketball fans are pigeonholing him into a comparison, in this case with Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. Since Winslow is a great perimeter defender and not-so-great scoring threat, he must be the next Kidd-Gilchrist, right? When ...

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  13. Better shooting leading to better defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Pocono Record

    As the Charlotte Hornets limp to the finish of a disappointing season, all Michael Kidd-Gilchrist can do is watch helplessly from the sideline. A sprained left ankle has prevented him from playing since March 28, and he called it "really the hardest thing I've had to do since I've been in the league."

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  14. What about those Duke freshmen? 5 thoughts on the Hornets and the NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | WBTV

    ... issues will cause some struggles on defense. I love how hard Winslow plays and I think he has some Michael Kidd-Gilchrist-type qualities on defense. The question is whether point guard Tyus Jones should also turn pro. I compare Jones to Syracuse's ...

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  15. For Kidd-Gilchrist, better shooting equals better defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    In this Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 file photo, Charlotte Hornets' Michael Kidd-Gilchrist shoots a free throw during an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Philadelphia. As the Charlotte Hornets limp to the finish of a disappointing season, all Michael Kidd-Gilchrist can do is watch helplessly from the sideline.

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  16. What the Charlotte Hornets must do to get the "Buzz" backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... city was in the midst of a panic attack, the team selected Davis' side-kick in college, small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. He was probably the most overshadowed and unwanted number 2 overall pick in the history of the draft. I almost feel bad for ...

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  17. Kentucky Wildcats Basketball: Five Reasons Not to Worry About the 2016 SeasonRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | A Sea of Blue

    The last time BBN bid adieu to a mass amount of players it was 2012 and the Cats had just come off of winning a national championship. In a joint press conference similar to the one the most recent Cats held, Anthony Davis , Michael Kidd-Gilchrist , Terrence Jones , Doron Lamb , and Marquis Teague all declared for the NBA draft .

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  18. Towns, Okafor declare for draft; Knicks may decide who goes No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | New York Post

    ... 2011-12 team, which won a national title and had the top two picks in the draft, Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. That team had four first-round picks - Terrence Jones went 18th overall and Marquis Teague 29th - and six players taken ...

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  19. 2015 NBA Draft: Seven Kentucky players including Karl-Anthony Towns,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... in the NBA draft with six in 2012 after winning the NCAA championship. That season, Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were taken with the No. 1 and No. 2 overall picks, respectively. Terrance Jones and Marquis Teague were also first-round ...

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  20. Record 7 Kentucky Basketball Players Will Enter NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | HoopsAddict.com

    ... made for the largest number of UK players in a NBA draft, surpassing the six in 2012 (Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Darius Miller, Terrence Jones, Doron Lamb and Marquis Teague). On Monday, Kentucky coach John Calipari, who has led Kentucky ...

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